The 10-day old Camp Fire, still burning in the hills above Paradise in Butte County, now has claimed 71 lives. President Trump will visit California Saturday, Nov. 17, accompanied to fire sites by Gov. Jerry Brown and Governor-elect Gavin Newsom
With the body count increasing from California’s deadliest wildfire, the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office has pitched in to handle all the bodies being recovered in Butte County. Victims of the Camp Fire are being identified at the coroner’s morgue.
Ski and snowboard season official begins this weekend at several major Tahoe resorts. Heavenly, Northstar and Squaw Valley all open their slopes Friday, and Kirkwood will open Wednesday. A few others have not yet announced their opening dates.